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BRIEF-Cabot Corp Q3 earnings per share $0.71

Aug 1 (Reuters) - Cabot Corp

* Cabot Corp reports third quarter fiscal 2017 results

* Q3 adjusted earnings per share $0.81

* Q3 earnings per share view $0.85 -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S

* Q3 earnings per share $0.71

* Cabot Corp - qtrly net sales $ 705 million versus $621 million

* Q3 revenue view $665.2 million -- Thomson Reuters I/B/E/S

* Cabot Corp- “reinforcement materials will continue to generate strong results, although we expect to see modestly higher fixed costs in q4”

* Cabot Corp- “purification solutions is expected to benefit from seasonal volume growth and lower fixed costs in Q4”

* Cabot Corp- “remain focused” on growing annual adjusted eps by 7-10% over time and expect to be toward high end of that range this year Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage: